Archive for January 2011

Consult a Disability Lawyer before agreeing to a Lump Sum Settlement

Occasionally, an insurance company will approach a disabled claimant and offer to pay them a one-time lump sum payment rather than continuing to pay monthly disability benefits. In exchange, the claimant signs a “Full and Final” release whereby they surrender all further entitlement under the group disability policy. In most circumstances, an insurance company will […]

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